The 17 World Congress of the World Federation of Trade Unions (WFTU) starts tomorrow (5th October 2016) at Durban, South Africa and will continue up to 8th October. Delegates from various countries, including India, are participating. Com.P.Abhimanyu, General Secretary, BSNLEU, is one of the delegates from India.

The four day programme of WFTU includes the report to the Conference by the General Secretary WFTU, Discussion by the delegates, cultural programmes, election of office-bearers etc.

The trade unions world over will be watching for the decisions the WFTU Congress.